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TruGreen Franchisee reaches customer milestone

A professional lawn care franchisee, who operates across West Yorkshire has reached one of his business goals, having served his 300th customer this spring! Having taken ownership in 2014, local man Darren White has taken TruGreen Professional LawnCare West Yorkshire from strength to strength. The West Yorkshire franchise is one of over 40 local TruGreen […]

Established lawn care business for sale in Chippenham

We have an established lawn care business for sale in Chippenham. Price – £25,000 This Chippenham TruGreen business was established in May 2004. This is a Lawncare franchise which is owned and operated under licence from the Franchisor ServiceMaster Limited, under the brand name of TruGreen Professional Lawncare. The business is licensed to provide professional […]

Teesside lawn care franchise to bring jobs to the area

A Teesside couple have launched a franchise of the world’s largest lawn care company to operate across Teesside and hope to take on new staff imminently. Martin and Kay Rogers purchased the license to operate TruGreen Professional LawnCare, which will provide bespoke lawn care services across Teesside and the surrounding areas, in April and Martin […]

100th customer for Berkshire lawn care franchise

A Berkshire businessman has completed a successful first full year operating his professional lawn care franchise by acquiring his 100th customer and taking on two new technicians. Barrie Dixon, the owner of TruGreen Professional LawnCare South East Berkshire and North West Surrey, has taken his business from a standing start in April 2015 to serving […]

Successful first year with 100th customer

A Stebbing businessman has celebrated finishing his first full year operating his professional lawn care franchise by acquiring his 100th customer. Martyn Horton, the owner of TruGreen Professional LawnCare East Herts and North Essex, has taken his business from a standing start in April 2015 to where it is today, serving 100 customers across his […]

Established lawn care franchise expands into Bromley

A lawn care business owner has expanded his operation by purchasing the franchise licence to operate in Bromley, 11 years after launching his lawn care business in Epsom. Michael Beecheno, owner of TruGreen Professional LawnCare Epsom and now Bromley, has expanded the business and taken on a new member of staff, Chris Collis to manage […]

Record-breaking first year for Kingsclere lawn care business

A Kingsclere businessman has broken records in the franchise network he operates in after acquiring over 100 customers in his first year of operation. Mike Lethbridge, the owner of TruGreen Professional LawnCare Newbury and Basingstoke has taken his business from a standing start in 2015 to employing two technicians, adding another vehicle to service new […]

TruGreen reports 27% growth in 2015

Revenue for national lawn care franchise, TruGreen Professional LawnCare grew by 27% in 2015, following significant investment into its local marketing support, digital strategy and operating model. The company, which provides professional lawn care services to domestic customers across the country, saw a rise in product sales, customer numbers and franchise fees during the year, […]

Bedfordshire lawn care business shortlisted in 2015 bfa HSBC Franchise of the Year Awards

A Buckinghamshire man whose recession-busting lawn care business has grown year-on-year, has been shortlisted for a national award. Les Graves, 59, is one of three finalists in the ‘Micro’ business category at the 2015 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards supported by Express Newspapers, for his TruGreen Professional LawnCare franchise. A factory manager for […]

TruGreen Open Day

Date: 18th October 2014 Time: 10am start Location: TruGreen Head Office (ServiceMaster House, Leicester, LE18 4WS – 10 mins from Jct21 M1) Come and find out more about what it’s really like to be a TruGreen lawn care franchise owner at our TruGreen Open Day. Our TruGreen Open Day is geared around enabling you to find […]

17th February 2014 – TruGreen remains part of ServiceMaster in the UK

17th February 2014 Further to the recent announcement from our colleagues in the USA about the separation of TruGreen from ServiceMaster, we’d like to clarify that this situation is not one to have been replicated in the UK. Here, TruGreen Professional Lawn Care remains very much a part of ServiceMaster. The decision to remove TruGreen […]

10th February 2014 – ServiceMaster Ltd celebrates 55 years in business!

10th February 2014 ServiceMaster Ltd is celebrating 55 years of franchising this year. The group which started trading in the UK in 1959 has 320 franchisees over 850 licensed areas and owns ServiceMaster Clean, Merry Maids, TruGreen and Furniture Medic. Part of the multi-million dollar American franchise giant ServiceMaster which has 7,000 franchisees in over […]

17th May 2013 – EWIF success for TruGreen’s Karen Burdett!

17th May 2013 Karen Burdett of TruGreen Milton Keynes and West Northants is celebrating after winning the title of ‘New Woman Franchisee of the Year’ at the EWIF (Encouraging Women into Franchising) Awards, held in London on 16th May. It was just last April when Karen left her position in the commercial, customer focused environment […]